●New propane dehydrogenation technology based on the latest generation CATOFIN PDH process
The acquisition of new licensed installations for existing customers demonstrates the technical performance and ability to work effectively with partners and customers●
● The combined capacity of the two units will be very large, producing 1,200,000 metric tons of propylene per year● The combined capacity of the two units will be very large, producing 1,200,000 metric tons of propylene per year
Houston, November 23, 2020 – Lummus Technologies announced that it has been awarded a contract for two propane dehydrogenation units in Ningbo, Zhejiang Province, China, from Ningbo Kingfa Advanced Materials Co.
"Our early entry into the Chinese market and our long history of licensing two world-class CATOFIN units to existing customers is a testament to Lummus' position and achievements in the Chinese market
The annual production capacity of each unit is 600,000 metric tons, resulting in an additional total production capacity of 1,200,000 metric tons of propylene per year
"We are proud of the stable and reliable performance of our existing CATOFIN unit since it was put into production,
" said Mr.
CATOFIN technology is a unique process for the production of olefins such as propylene (from propane) and isobutene (from isobutane)